Quote of the Week: 'The day will come when we must be reckoned with...'

"It’s still dangerous in this country to act like you’re somebody ... to act like an African-American youth. The day will come when we must be reckoned with, when we will be recognized as part of the body politic."

—Rev. Harold Middlebrook, senior pastor at Canaan Baptist Church of Christ, speaking at an April 4 rally held downtown in tribute to slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin

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